Pollies dodge election advertising blackout, Google puts hold music on hold: Vertical Hold Ep 379
How do pollies keep spending money hand over fist during the election advertising blackout? How is Google helping us escape from hold music hell? Special guests Jennifer Dudley-Nicholson and Angus Kidman!
Alex is off unwell this week, so Adam’s joined by Finder’s Angus Kidman and News Corp’s Jennifer Dudley-Nichoson to talk through the big tech stories of the week. It can’t have escaped your attention that there’s an election looming — but how has the Internet changed the way that politicians advertise their wares online, and are changes needed?
Meanwhile, Google is doing its part to make hold music a thing of the past — but how smart do we want it to get?